AMES, Iowa – August 28, 2018 – Workiva (NYSE:WK), a leader in data collaboration, reporting and compliance solutions, today announces that it has won a 2018 Stratus Award for Cloud Computing by Business Intelligence Group. The Stratus Awards honor companies, products and people that offer unique, cloud-based solutions.
Workiva was recognized as a 2018 Cloud Integrator for its Wdesk platform. Business Intelligence Group defines a cloud integrator as “an organization, product or service that is focused on helping customers take existing processes, applications and business operations into the cloud.”
“Workiva is honored to be recognized by Business Intelligence Group as a leader in cloud software,” said Marty Vanderploeg, CEO of Workiva. “When we first started offering our software in 2010, many organizations were hesitant to place their data in the cloud. But that has all changed. Today, we have over 3,200 customers, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 500 companies, that trust our Wdesk cloud-based platform.”
“Workiva is clearly ahead of the pack helping to drive practical innovations in the cloud.”
–Maria Jimenez, Chief Nominations Officer of Business Intelligence Group
“The cloud is now part of all of our daily lives, and the staff and volunteer judges are pleased to shed a little light on these innovative services, organizations and executives,” said Jimenez.
About Business Intelligence Group
The Business Intelligence Group was founded with the mission of recognizing true talent and superior performance in the business world. Unlike other industry and business award programs, business executives—those with experience and knowledge—judge the programs. The organization’s proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains and then rewards those companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers.
Workiva delivers Wdesk, a leading enterprise cloud platform for data collaboration, reporting and compliance that is used by thousands of organizations worldwide, including over 75 percent of the Fortune 500®. Companies of all sizes, state and local governments and educational institutions use Wdesk to help mitigate risk, improve productivity and gain confidence in their data-driven decisions.
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